Cyclones Sign Rookie Cuppett, Escobedo

CINCINNATI – The Cincinnati Cyclones announced that they have signed rookie goaltender Chris Cuppett and defenseman Brian Escobedo, who were both scheduled to be in uniform for Friday’s game at Trenton.

The Cyclones are the ECHL affiliate of the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League and the Hamilton Bulldogs of the American Hockey League.

The 24-year-old Escobedo has played his entire professional career in the ECHL and has 35 points (7g-28a) and 54 penalty minutes in 92 regular season games with Augusta, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Mississippi, Peoria, Stockton and Utah.

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